Via The Guardian Greek police investigating the fatal stabbing of a 19-year-old British tourist on Crete have charged a man with the killing. Myles Litchmore-Dunbar,19, has been charged with the murder of Tyrell Matthews-Burton as well as possession of a weapon. Police attributed the murder to gang violence between rival groups in Britain. As 19 other Britons arrested in connection with the crime appeared before a public prosecutor on Wednesday, police said they had begun to assemble a picture of two gangs “bent on destroying one […]
Via The Daily Mail A young woman suffered horrific facial burns after a woman wearing a Muslim veil threw acid in her face. Naomi Oni, 20, was walking home after finishing work at lingerie shop Victoria’s Secret when the woman, wearing a niqab – which reveals only the eyes – appeared and launched the apparently random attack. It is not known whether the attack was motivated by the victim’s work for the store. On December 30, Miss Oni took the bus home […]
Via BBC News Drug companies are facing mounting pressure to investigate reports that new medicines are being tested on some of the poorest people in India without their knowledge. “We were surprised,” Nitu Sodey recalls about taking her mother-in-law Chandrakala Bai to Maharaja Yeshwantrao Hospital in Indore in May 2009. “We are low-caste people and normally when we go to the hospital we are given a five-rupee voucher, but the doctor said he would give us a foreign drug costing 125,000 rupees (£1,400).” The pair […]
NEW FLORENCE AND THE MACHINE VIDEO IGNITES RACE ROW /ONLINE PETITION SET UP CALLING FOR THE BAND TO APOLOGISE
Check the latest video from Florence and Machine ‘No Light , No Light, which is interesting. The video has apparently ignited a race row because of its imagery. Florence is in a church along with a group of choir boys and I am guessing they represent all that is good and innocent in the world. Then up pops a man ( it looks like he has been rolled in tar), who practices Voodoo, chases after a terrified Florence, sticks pins in to a doll and dances/rolls around the floor of […]
Turkish football fans (Besiktas supporters) pelted former Arsenal player Emmanuel Eboue with water bottles, lighters and some have said (via Twitter) human excrement. The disgusting incident happened during a match yesterday. Eboue now plays for Galatasaray. … This has upset my spirit today. Racism at it’s finest.
….. Lovers Erica Mae Butts and Shanita Latrice Cunningham collapsed, while a family member wailed and screamed in court after a judge sentenced them both to life imprisonment for the death of 3-year-old Serenity Richardson. The evil pair beat the toddler to death in 2009 while in their care. Click HERE to read more…. … Mad pair of dogs. Burn in hell. They should have just dragged them out of the building by their hair. Rest In Peace Serenity Richardson.
Via This Is London A gay Saudi prince was today jailed for life for beating and strangling his servant to death in the culmination of a campaign of “sadistic” abuse. Saud Abdulaziz bin Nasser al Saud must serve a minimum term of 20 years in jail for murdering Bandar Abdulaziz in a “brutal” assault at their five-star hotel. The prince bit the 32-year-old hard on both cheeks during the attack at their suite in February, which was said to have had a […]
Via BBC News A New Jersey college student has leapt to his death a day after authorities said two students secretly filmed him having sex with a man and broadcast it over the internet. Tyler Clementi’s wallet was found on the George Washington Bridge on 22 September after two witnesses saw someone jump from the structure, authorities told the AP news agency. Mr Clementi’s body has been found. Two students have been charged with illegally filming the 18-year-old. The footage was allegedly […]
Via The Daily Mail A 15-year-old boy died in his teacher’s arms today after he was ambushed by suspected rival gang members outside a school in South London. The stabbed teenager, named locally as Zac Olumegbon, was taken by air ambulance to a nearby hospital where he was declared dead. Saima Sadfdar, who runs a shop opposite the school in West Norwood, said the boy was attacked by a gang of up to four men who lay in wait in a car. […]
Via The Metro The group, called themselves the Black Mafia, stormed the celebrations and attacked 26-year-old Dameon Phillips, leaving him with a 17cm (7in) gash across his neck. Gang members then filmed a rap video boasting how they ‘left a n****r on the floor with a seizure, there’s blood spilling like Saw…’ in a reference to the gory horror film. Lloyd Reid, from Blackheath, south-east London, Le-Reece Buchanan, from Lewisham, and Alexander O’Reilly, all 18, were convicted at the Old Bailey of […]